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Leeds City Council

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…, more attractive environment. The vision can only be achieved with the active support of the citizens of Leeds, public and private sector institutions, the third sector and national government. Recommendations a) Approve £800,000 injection of capital to retrofit seven council buildings; b) Approve the target to move to 100% electricity provided by green sources immediately through…

… Transport Strategy; f) Endorse the asks to national government (summarised in Annex 1) to support the action required by the government to achieve net zero; g) Agree to receive a report on the proposed White Rose Forest strategy for Leeds in June 2020. 9 10 Main Report 1. Purpose of this report 1.1 To provide details on: 1.1.1 the progress that has been made since the climate…

… emergency declaration in March 2019; 1.1.2 the proposed targets that the council will adopt to achieve net zero as a council and a city; 1.1.3 the results from the Big Leeds Climate Conversation and next steps; 1.1.4 the proposed future action plan; 1.1.5 areas where support is required from national government. 1.2 The causes and impacts of climate change are broad and complex, affecting…

… on Climate Change (IPCC) last year warned that the window to limit world temperatures to under 1.5 °C and avoid the worst climate change impacts will close in the next decade. The Committee on Climate Change (CCC) recommended that the UK should aim to be net zero emissions by 2050. Based on this recommendation, in June 2019, the UK government updated the Climate Change Act, committing to, by law…

…. The council has accepted that very urgent action is required to make our contribution to containing global temperature rises within 1.5C. Beyond this limit, there is a strong scientific consensus that there will be catastrophic consequences for both humanity and the natural world. Since the declaration the council has adopted a new way of working, changing its own structures and governance processes…

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